White Card Training Sunshine Coast

CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry.
Site Skills

Standard Course i4 Hours$99

Sunshine Coast White Card Training Availability

To apply for a course simply click on one of the available dates


Group, Corporate and/or On-Site training bookings can be scheduled to suit your time table. Inclusive of GST if relevant.

Group, Corporate and/or On-Site training bookings can be scheduled to suit your time table. Please contact our facility on 07 5494 8924 or email landsborough.training@site.edu.au for more information.
Standard Course

4 Hours | $99

The standard course includes training and assessment. Inclusive of GST if relevant.


Group, Corporate and/or On-Site training bookings can be scheduled to suit your time table. Inclusive of GST if relevant.

Group, Corporate and/or On-Site training bookings can be scheduled to suit your time table. Please contact our facility on 07 5494 8924 or email landsborough.training@site.edu.au for more information.

To undertake the Online version of the White Card, full payment for the course must be made using our Online Payment process at the time of booking.

If you have any questions or need assistance with your eLearning course, please contact us on
1300 800 288 or email tempus.support@site.edu.au

Course Overview

If you intend to work in the construction industry in Australia, you need a Construction Induction card or what is commonly called as “White Card".

White Card online training presents the common hazards and roles, responsibilities, and obligations that everyone in a construction site is subject to, with the goal of acquiring your White Card. You will learn safe work practices, risk management principles, safety signage, personal protection equipment, and more.

You will also get to understand the rationale behind the relevant legislation. Comprehensive knowledge on important terms used in this legislation is provided while also speaking about your responsibilities in fulfilling your obligations. Once you have completed the course, you will receive a statement of attainment that assures employers you are competent to nationally recognized "white card' standard - CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry.

Payment Options

Full payment for courses up to $1,500 must be made before the commencement of the course unless the Payment Plan option is selected. For courses that cost over $1,500, Site Skills Training will hold an initial deposit of $1,500. The balance of fees payable will be charged at a point in the course that is proportionate to the amount of the deposit paid, e.g. a 10-day course costing $3,000, the remaining $1,500 will be charged at the end of day 5 (upon completion of 50% of the course).

A Payment Plan option is available for this course, please visit the Payment Plans Page for more information.

Payment for this course can be made via eftpos, cash, cheque or the Payment Plan option above. For billing information including who to write a cheque to, please email payment@site.edu.au or call
1300 700 080.

Refund Policy

Please refer to our Refund Policy

Course Outcomes

Upon successful completion, candidates will be awarded with the White Card Official Statement of Attainment and the White Card.

Once the course is completed, your assessment answers will be assessed and marked. Once all assessments and government mandated requirements have been validated, the White Card and Official Statement of Attainment will be mailed to you.

Further Information

White Card Training requires a Unique Student Identifier (USI) , you can still complete the training without a USI, though Site Skills Training is unable to provide you with your completion certificate until you provided us with your USI. To apply for a free USI visit the USI website or contact our facility.

Suitable For

This unit is required for anyone who wishes to work on,or enter any active work site in Infrastructure, Resources and Construction. Persons working in a 'construction' trade position whether full-time or contracting are required to hold a white card and have it in their possession on site. This course is mandatory for those intended for a work site within Australia.

White Card is a mandatory requirement for anyone who wants to work in the construction industry.

White Card training is perfect for existing or aspiring tradesmen, apprentices, labourers, operators or supervisors.

Course Delivery

This course is delivered face-to-face and online using Tempus - Site Skills Training Online Learning platform.

Prerequisite Information

There are no prerequisites for this course

Licensing Regulation

Applicants need to be 15+ to apply for this training. This OHS knowledge is mandatory for those intending to work on industry work sites in Australia. White Card training relates directly to the induction program as specified by Chapter 6 Construction work, Part 6.5 General construction induction training, Work Health and safety Regulation 2011

Key Competencies

Key Competencies:

  • Identify OHS legislative requirements
  • Identify construction hazards and control measures
  • Identify OHS communication and reporting processes
  • Identify OHS incident response procedures

White Card Training comprises of the following modules:

  • Introduction and course objectives
  • Workplace health and safety legislation
  • Obligation
  • Workplace health and safety personnel
  • Hazards in the workplace
  • Hazardous chemicals, manual handling, and noise
  • Electrical equipment, confined spaces, plant equipment and operation, and trenching
  • Working at Heights, fall protection, ladders and medication
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Hazard management
  • Risk Assessment
  • Summary


There is no recognition of prior learning for this unit

Units of Competency

CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry (White Card)

Work Opportunities

Any persons wanting to work in the civil and general construction industries need to have this unit of competency and card prior to accessing a site. This includes contractors.

Further Opportunities

This course form part of the Nationally Recognised Qualification CPC10111 Certificate I in Construction. It is also a core unit for many construction and resource industry qualifications.


Frequently Asked Questions

I viewed the module from start to finish, but it wasn’t marked as complete.

There are times when the completion response is delayed.

You may need to refresh the page by either pressing F5, or hitting the “Refresh” button on your browser.

How do I enrol?

You may proceed to our online enrollment form page http://www.siteskillstraining.com.au/enrol In that page please select the course you would like to enroll in and fill-in all required information in the form. Once you have submitted the application and paid for the course successfully, you will receive email confirmation about your registration, payment and login details (username and password). You may use these login credentials immediately to access the enrolled course.

How does Online Learning work?

In online learning, course materials are presented and delivered from the internet and are accessible via computer, tablet or handheld devices. Upon successful application to the course you will receive a username and a password in your email address which will be used to log in to our Learning Management System (Tempus). Courses are presented in various multimedia formats (Audio, video and graphical slides) to enhance your learning experience. It will also include quizzes that need to be passed for you to complete the course. Once the course has been completed you will then be able to download your certificate.

What are modules?

For easy and faster consumption of information, the course is broken up into modules. Each module is designed to cover a specific topic/s. You have to complete all modules included in the course to pass it.

Do I have to complete all the modules?

You are not able to skip modules. Students need to reach the very end of modules to mark it as completed. This makes sure you have all the information you need for the assessments.

How long do I have to complete the course?

After Enrolling you will be able to access the course for one month. It’s best that you get stuck into the course as soon as possible.

What happens if I don’t complete the course before expiry?

If you don’t complete the course in one month you will need to purchase the course again.

How am I assessed?

You will be assessed by answering Quizzes. These can be at the end of a module or at the conclusion of each program, so be ready!

Which devices can I use to access online courses?

These courses are able to work with any web browser (Chrome, Firefox, Opera, etc.) and on any device (PC, laptop, tablet, phone). It is advisable to have an ADSL connection speed. For cellular phones, 3G is the minimum connection speed, and 4G is for optimum use. If the course still doesn’t work, contact our technical support.

Do I have to complete the course all at once?

No, if you have to leave during the course, you are able to log back in. You will be placed straight back to where you left the program.

What if I forget my Password?

If you forget your password, click the “Forgot Username | Password” button on the login page. You will be given the choice to submit your username or email address.

The system will then send you an email giving you the option to reset your password.

I have other questions, who do I contact?

If you experience any difficulty or need some assistance please email us at tempus.support@site.edu.au or call us at 1300 580 466 for support or 1300 800 288 for our sales. Our friendly support team will happily assist you.

I have other questions, who do I ask?

If you experience any difficulties, our contact details are on the upper right side within every course or email us at tempus.support@site.edu.au. Our friendly team members will happily assist you.

How many attempts will I have at the quiz questions?

This depends on the course. Most courses allow you multiple attempts at the quiz questions however some courses do have restrictions on the number of quiz attempts for compliance reasons.

What do I do after viewing modules and quizzes?

After viewing modules and answering quizzes, make sure to click the “Exit Activity” button instead of just closing the tab.

This button is a safer way of closing course activities and ensures that your course progress is saved.

What do I need?

It is always helpful to have pen and paper to take notes during the program.

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